The protagonist bought a new car and was taking it out for a ride on the highway. During his ride, he sees a hitchhiker on the side and decides to give him a ride.
The protagonist thinks that the hitchhiker looked suspicious so he tries to learn more more about him by asking him questions. He learns that the hitchhiker is going to the races.
They started to talk about their jobs and then the hitchhiker challenges the protagonist to see how fast his car can go. when he was speeding, he was stopped by a police officer.
The two are were lectured by the police officer for speeding, He takes down their details and issued the driver a hefty fine and penalty. He got into trouble because of the hitchhiker for daring him into speeding. So he became suspicious.
The driver questions the hitchhiker and he reveals that there's more to him than meets the eye. He performs a simple demonstration to show the driver what he actually does for a living. The driver is amazed.
The hitchhiker reveals his true identity and something which made the driver both excited and relieved at one.